A letter about bunting to Solva…

A letter about bunting to Solva…

Dear Solva Resident We hope you are managing to feel well and safe during this difficult time. One way of taking your mind off things for a little while could be to join us in making bunting for your windows or garden. It’s a simple, fun activity and a way of helping...
Housing Needs Survey Closes Soon

Housing Needs Survey Closes Soon

Solva Community Land Trust’s online survey needs to hear from you!  If you would like to express your views, and interest in, this exciting project, please complete the confidential survey:  https://www.smartsurvey.co.uk/s/SolvaCLT2020/ Image...

Interesting article from the British Geriatrics Society concerning the under-diagnoses of COVID-19 in older people. https://www.bgs.org.uk/blog/are-we-under-diagnosing-covid-19-in-older-people
Affordable Housing Survey by the Solva Community Land Trust

Affordable Housing Survey by the Solva Community Land Trust

Did you know that the electoral ward of Solva and Brawdy has been identified by Pembrokeshire County Council as an area in need of housing? And that a Community Land Trust, called Solva CLT, has been set up by Solva Community Council to take a community housing...
Oops! We’re not hiring (yet)

Oops! We’re not hiring (yet)

Our apologies – an advert for the post of Activities Assistant was advertised, briefly, yesterday.  The post was scheduled 2 weeks ago before the Coronavirus situation escalated; Solva Care subsequently decided to postpone the appointment.  Watch this space as...
Stay at Home to Stop Coronavirus Spreading!

Stay at Home to Stop Coronavirus Spreading!

Everyone myst stay at home to help stop the spread of coronavirus. You should only leave the house for 1 of 4 reasons: shopping for basic necessities, for example food and medicine, which must be as infrequent as possible one form of exercise a day, for example a run,...
Changes to Bay View Stores Opening Hours

Changes to Bay View Stores Opening Hours

Bay View Stores will be closing from 5pm from today and will be open daily from 7am – 5pm.  This is so the staff can focus on deliveries to the community.  If you could like a delivery, message them on Facebook or call on 01437 729554.
Solva Care and the Coronavirus

Solva Care and the Coronavirus

Solva Care understands that this is a worrying time for you and your families.  We have suspended our regular activities and events, although – with Solva Community Council – are co-ordinating volunteers to help with shopping, delivering food, dog walking or picking...
Solva Surgery Update

Solva Surgery Update

In order minimise footfall and therefore reduce the risk of transmission, Solva Surgery has decided to keep their door locked and patients are asked to ring the doorbell. Anyone wishing to collect a prescription are asked to do so between the hours of 10.00am –...
Be Part of Our New Community Blog!

Be Part of Our New Community Blog!

We have started a community blog where we can all share positive stories about what we are doing over the next few months, when many of us are stuck at home. The idea is to spread the word about things we can do from home, be it baking, reading, learning a new...
Solva Surgery Update

Solva Surgery Information

Information on Solva Surgery arrangements during the Coronavirus. Prescriptions can only be collected between 10am-12 noon and 2-4pm. If you would like your prescription collected and dropped off to you, Lena is co-ordinating volunteers who can do so, and is on 07805...
Changes to Bay View Stores Opening Hours

BAY VIEW STORES INFORMATION

Please see the message from Gwyn of Bay View Stores: Based on the most recent government advice we will now limit the number of customers INSIDE the shop to 2 at any one time. This is for the safety of you and our amazing staff. Please space yourself outside the shop...

The Centre for Ageing Better and Care & Repair England’s new report reveals that over two million over-55s are living in a home that endangers their health or well-being. More information is available on...
Flexible Bus Services Pilot Project

Flexible Bus Services Pilot Project

Pembrokeshire Voluntary Transport are working closely with PACTO, Pembrokeshire County Council and Transport for Wales on a new flexible bus service, which will be launching this spring in Northwest Pembrokeshire. (The service will operate across the whole area north...
Friday Club Cancelled

Friday Club Cancelled

Unfortunately, due to the ongoing situation with the Coronavirus, Friday Club has been cancelled until further notice.  Check back on our Facebook page and website for when we have a date for it resuming.

Great photo – thanks Helen! – from Nadia’s Craft session at last week’s Friday Club. For the first of two follow-on sessions Nadia came prepared with clay, tools, samples of Easter egg cups such as chicken, bunny, cockerel and several...
Solva Symposium

Solva Symposium

The Solva Symposium was this evening and showcased the creativity and drive of our community!  Thanks to everyone who worked so hard.
New Walking Group for Solva!

New Walking Group for Solva!

Join the new walking group for Solva with West Wales Walking for Wellbeing, with help from Solva Care.  Starts on Monday 16 March at 14:30 for those who want to walk up to 30 minutes, and 15:15 for those who want to walk for 45-60 minutes.  Just turn up next to the...